• October 25, 2020

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HACEP receives $750k in vouchers to provide rental assistance for

The Housing Authority of the City of El Paso (HACEP) has been awarded $752,476 in annual tenant protection vouchers for residents of the Robinson community in West El Paso. “We are so happy to receive these vouchers from HUD that guarantee housing stability for 186 of our most challenged families,” said HACEP CEO Gerald Cichon. […]Read More

HACEP, El Pasoans Fighting Hunger teaming up for grocery deliveries

Thursday afternoon, officials with the Housing Authority of the City of El Paso announced that their organization is collaborating with El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank in order to provide food for elderly residents. HACEP’s Resident Services staff are delivering food pantries to the residents’ doors to help avoid congregating in the common areas and […]Read More

HACEP opens Choice Voucher wait list

Officials with the Housing Authority of the City of El Paso announced Tuesday that they will open applications for their Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) waitlist applications at 8am on Monday, March 23, 2020. Officials added that applicants do not need to come to any HACEP facility in-person to apply.  HACEP will accept applications until 11:59pm on Tuesday, June […]Read More

HACEP awarded $30M in Tax Credits; Will fund new NE

The Housing Authority of the City of EI Paso (HACEP) was awarded tax credits totaling almost $30 million for new construction and renovation projects for three apartment complexes. “HACEP continues to invest millions of dollars in the EI Paso community developing and re-developing in areas that will offer our families and children easier access to […]Read More

Local Veteran Goes from Homeless to Homeownership

U.S. veteran Cholla Fox has gone from homelessness to homeownership through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) program at the Housing Authority of the City of El Paso (HACEP). Fox, 53, moves to a home in Northeast El Paso; her daughter and grandchildren will move in with […]Read More

300 Backpacks Distributed at HACEP’s Annual Back-To-School Fair

On Saturday morning the Housing Authority of the City of El Paso (HACEP), with assistance from the Hunt Family Foundation’s donation of $10,000 to there were over 300 children from the agency’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Section 8 program who benefitted from the 9th Annual Back-To-School Fair. “This event gives children in our HCV program […]Read More

Video+Gallery: HACEP Opens Up Old El Paso Natural Gas HQ

The Housing Authority of the City of El Paso (HACEP) hosted a walk-through of the historic Blue Flame Building before the reconstruction phase of the building commences in full. A tour of the ground floor and executive floors took place on Friday afternoon, as representatives from the project’s developer, Franklin Development, and the project’s architect, […]Read More

HACEP Resident Wins National Youth Leadership Award

DENVER – Housing Authority of El Paso (HACEP) resident Aileen Martinez was honored with the All-America City Youth Leadership Award on Sunday night in the Mile-High City. “I am so honored with this amazing award,” Aileen Martinez said. “To stand with our community leaders and share El Paso’s story on a national stage helps break […]Read More